Seminar on Advanced Technologies for Precision Automation

Date: 22 Apr 2010 - 22 Apr 2010

Venue: Auditorium, Level 3, SIMTech Tower Block, 71 Nanyang Drive, Singapore 638075

In today's competitive manufacturing industry, high-precision and high-throughput machines and automation systems are playing increasingly important roles in helping to improve productivity and reduce manufacturing cost.

This event brings together some leading researchers and key manufacturers to introduce and showcase latest technologies for high-precision and high-throughput automation. Related topics such as motors and actuators, ball-screw/spine and x-roller mechanisms, couplings, light-weight structural materials, control electronics and motion control techniques will be covered in this one-day seminar.

Target Audience
Managing directors, CEOs, technology professionals, researchers and engineers.

8.30am    Registration
9.00am    Welcome Speech by Dr Yang Guilin, Group Manager, Mechatronics, SIMTech
9.10am    Working Better Together- Leveraging New Technologies to Benefit you by Mr MS Sim, Director, PBA Singapore
9.40am    Exhibition Tour, Refreshment and Networking at Training Rooms 1 & 2

Session 1: Precision Motors and High-performance Structural Materials
10.20am    A Novel Two Axis (linear-rotary) Electromagnetic Actuator by Dr Teo Tat Joo, Asst. Research Scientist, SIMTech
10.50am    Linear Motors by Dr CW Ho, Designation, PBA
11.10am    Composite Materials – Tailored for High Performance at Minimal Weight by Dr Martin Landert,
                    Asst. Research Scientist, SIMTech
11.40am    Exhibition Tour, Lunch and Networking at Training Rooms 1 & 2

Session 2: Precision Mechanisms
1.00pm     Coupling by Speaker from NBK
1.30pm     Ball, Spline/X-Roller by Mr Hideo Hosokawa, Section Manager and Mr Hiroaki Shimbo, Chief Overseas Sales Dept, NB
2.00pm     Mini Ball Screws by Speaker from KSS
2.30pm     X-Roller by Speaker from PM
3.00pm     Exhibition Tour, Refreshment and Networking at Training Rooms 1 & 2

Session 3 : High-speed and High-precision Motion Control
4.00pm     DSC-based HRPWM Drive Controller for Ultra-High Speed Linear Motor by Mr Ong Chea Jack,
                  Senior Research Engineer, SIMTech
4.30pm     Control Techniques for Ultra-Precision Stability in Multi-Axis Motion Stages by Dr Teo Chek Sing,
                  Asst. Research Scientist, SIMTech
5.00pm     Networking Session
6.00pm     End

To book a seat for this non-chargeable seminar, please register online

For general enquiries, please contact Samantha Sukiyama Chan at